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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Orville Fay
Year Of Registration: 1962
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1964
Seedling Number: 62-5
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Description: Orange
Beard Color: Chinese coral
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1965

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Chinese Coral X Prairie Blaze
Child plants: 42 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Looking for Historics by JLKelley Jan 27, 2019 11:19 AM 14
Your Best Orange by PutteringinIdaho May 28, 2016 2:15 AM 22
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
First Buys of 2015 by Lestv Mar 4, 2015 1:36 PM 587
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17

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